TRUSTY STEEL LTD
TRUSTY COLOR GALVALUME SHEETS WARRANTY GUIDE
General Terms and Conditions
Will not Perforate as a result of Corrosion
Trusty steel prepainted steel ------------------- up to 15 years warranty(roofing.)
No obvious marine or industrial influences.
Typically more than 1000m from
exposed coasts, or more than
500m from industrial emissions.
The material will be supply with brand new sheets in the same grade (parts only, no labor cost will be cover.) if any Trusty steel prepainted steel fail perform as warranted. Our liability under this warranty shall be limited to supply the replacement steel sheets at the same grade only. Any replacement steel sheets only covered by this warranty for the unexpired portion of the warranty of the original products.Trusty steel ltd will not under any circumstances be liable for consequential loss or damage. All claim must be made promptly in writing and accompanied by the original warranty document with GST invoice.
This warranty does not in any way affect the rights of a consumer under the Consumer Guarantees Act.
• The warranty will not apply to weathering, chalking or fading over time as a result of normal wear and tear.
• If inappropriate fastenings are used this warranty will not apply
• All down grade product and product in special will not be cover by this warranty.
• Defects caused by faulty design, or methods of manufacture of Residential Buildings are not covered by the warranty.
• Trusty Steel must be given the opportunity for inspection on site prior to any remedial action being offered or taken.
• If the Trusty steel prepainted steel products have not been selected, processed, and maintained in accordance with the published recommendations of Trusty steel, and the accepted correct trade practices, the warranty will not apply.
• Damage or corrosion resulting from the following are not covered by this warranty:
1. Damage sustained during handling, storage, processing, roll forming or installation.
2. Damage sustained after installation.
3. Causes after the product has left our control.
4. Failure to remove debris leading to the accumulation of moisture retaining matter in gutters and downpipes.
Unless Trusty Steel has agreed in writing to extend the warranty for a particular installation, the warranty does not cover failure of the material or the coating caused by any of these events:
• Use under any circumstances in the Very Severe Environmental zones.
• Chemical pollutants in atmosphere or rainwater.
• Underside corrosion as a result of high humidity, condensation, or pollution generated within a building.
• The product having been stored before installation for more than 6 months after the date of manufacture.
• Installation which does not comply with current agreed trade practices.
• Physical damage during or after installation, including scratching, contact with other metal items, incorrect installation of external loads such as airconditioning units, and failure to remove swarf.
• Contact with water run-off from incompatible catchment material, including copper, lead, and masonry.
• Water entrapment or ponding for any reason.
• Causes beyond the control of Trusty Steel, including storms, earthquakes, and actions by other persons.
• Mechanical, chemical, or other damage caused after the product has left the control of Trusty Steel.
• Failure to maintain product in line with Trusty Steel’s maintenance recommendations.
All roofing and cladding products are subject to the cumulative effects of weather, dust, and other deposits. Normal rain-washing will remove accumulated atmospheric contaminants from roofs. Gutters must be regularly inspected to remove debris, which may cause ponding.
ROOF: Rain washing plus manual washing every 6 month
Wall cladding: Rain washing plus manual washing every 6 month.
Unwashing and high risk areas: manual washing every 3 month.
Trusty Steel LTD